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[texts]American miracle; the story of war construction around the world - Sill, Van Rensselaer
War construction around the world.-- War construction reports from government agencies.-- Appendix A. The staistics.-- Appendix B. Chronology of the government actions affecting war construction
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering and construction; World War, 1939-1945 -- United States
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[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 192 Fixed Bridge Construction And Repair In The CBI 1945 - United States. War Department
National Archives  description "Reel 1 shows a bamboo footbridge over a stream. Piles are driven and trestles are placed for a bridge foundation. Elephants carry and pile logs; planks are cut at a portable saw mill; and a causeway is constructed over swampy ground. Reel 2 shows a double Bailey bridge, and a combination railway-pedestrian-highway bridge. Coolies in Burma carry materials on a walkway over the Salween River...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; Military Engineering; CBI; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; WWII
Downloads: 13
[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 52 Part A: Cable Laying In Panama - United States. War Department
Not the greatest film quality. National Archives description: "Shows work on part of the communications system of the Canal Zone. A barge lays cable connecting ocean bed and land cables." National Archives Identifier: 24460 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering and construction; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Communications
Downloads: 15
[texts]Field Engineering (All Arms) Part VI, Demolitions - Great Britain. War Office. General Staff
Digitized by the Combined Arms Research Library Digital Library, US Army Combined Arms Center. http://cgsc.cdmhost.com/cdm/
Keywords: WWII; Great Britain. -- Army -- Handbooks, manuals, etc; Military training pamphlet; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; Demolition, Military; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering and construction
Downloads: 24
[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 182: Road Construction And Maintenance In The CBI 1945 - United States. War Department
National Archives description "Explosives and heavy equipment are used to cut roads through jungles and across hills in Burma. Natives help carry and move logs, rebuild and widen roads, and blast obstacles. Drainage ditches are installed. Rocks are broken by natives and spread along road beds. Engineers and natives maintain roads by rebuilding those that have been washed out, clearing away slides, and correcting drainage." National Archives Identifier: 24563 As always, any error or typo is mine ...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; Military Engineering -- United States; Military Engineering; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; CBI
Downloads: 8
[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 203 The General Hospital 1945 - United States. War Department
National Archives description: "Reel 1 shows general hospitals in New Caledonia, India, England, and Iran. Medical corpsmen build a general hospital on New Guinea. Shows and explains the operation of a hospital center. Litter bearers remove wounded; a surgical team operates at a general hospital; a patient is fitted with an artificial eye; and physical therapists help patients. Reel 2 describes the functions of a general hospital...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; War -- Relief Of Sick And Wounded; World War, 1939-1945 -- Hospitals; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; WWII
Downloads: 10
[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 119: Engineers In Combat 1944 - United States. War Department
Not the greatest film quality. National Archives description: "Engineer replacement center trainees are instructed to use rifle and bayonet, knots and ropes, demolition charges, power tools, road building machinery, and assault boats; to lay, detect, and remove land mines and booby traps; to erect buildings and all types of bridges; and to debark from transports. Combat films of Pacific and European theaters of World War II are shown." National Archives Identifier: 24516 As always, any error or ...
Keywords: WWII; Film Bulletin; World War II; Military Engineering; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; Military Engineering -- United States; World War, 1939-1945; WWII
Downloads: 12
[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 201: River-Crossing Operations In The CBI 1945 - United States. War Department
National Archives description: "Soldiers, mules, trucks, supplies, and caterpillar tractors cross rivers on or in bamboo rafts, canvas boats, pneumatic boats, Bailey bridges, ferries, pontoon bridges, oil drum rafts, assault boats, and wooden bridges. Trucks ford rivers and troops wade and swim across. Engineers construct wooden landing stages for ferries; build bridge sections on river banks; and place bridge balks, flooring, and pontoons into position...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; CBI; World War, 1939-1945; WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Transportation; World War II
Downloads: 12
[texts]Can Do! The Story of the Seabees - Huie, William Bradford, 1910-1986
Introduction 9 Cliapter I. HISTORY'S GREATEST CONSTRUCTION WAR 23 Chapter II. MEN AND MUD AT MUNDA 27 Chapter III. CAN DO AT GUADALCANAL 39 Chapter IV. THE "OTHER STORY" OF WAKE ISLAND 61 Chapter V. THE SEABEES ARE BORN 81 Chapter VI. BETWEEN PEARL HARBOR AND GUADALCANAL 89 Chapter VII. THE MAGIC BOX OF THE SEABEES 109 Chapter VIII. SEABEES AT SALERNO AND IN SICILY 123 Chapter IX. WE BUILD TWO ATLANTIC ROADS 145 Chapter X...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. -- Navy -- Seabees; World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction
Downloads: 38
[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 168: Port Repairs 1945 - United States. War Department
National Archives description: "Reel 1 shows destroyed ports abandoned by the enemy. The Engineer Officer and the Port Commander confer on the problem of restoring a port. Mine clearance technique is diagrammed. An engineer port repair ship is shown. Reel 2, piers are rebuilt. Bulldozers, pile drivers, and other equipment repair shore facilities. Naples and Cherbourg harbors are shown as examples of destruction and restoration." National Archives Identifier: 24556As always, any error or typo is ...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; World War, 1939-1945 -- France -- Cherbourg; WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Italy -- Naples; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; Military Engineering; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; Military Engineering -- United States
Downloads: 7
[movies]Air Field Construction, Pacific - United States. Army Air Forces
U.S. Army Air Forces Combat Film Report # CF-233 Air Field Construction, Pacific.As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
Keywords: WWII; Army Air Forces -- Combat Film Report; Air Bases; United States. Army Air Forces; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction
Downloads: 60
[movies]Air Base Construction In The Carolines, 1944 - United States. Army Air Forces
U.S. Army Air Forces Combat Film Report # CF-283 Air Base Construction In The Carolines, 1944.National Archives description: "Steel matting is laid on an airstrip in a jungle area. A transport plane lands; its crew deplanes, mail is loaded aboard it, and the plane takes off. Martha Raye deplanes from a transport; personnel crowd around her to get her autograph. "Grumman" and "Corsair" fighter planes land on and take off from the airstrip...
Keywords: WWII; Martha Raye; Army Air Forces -- Combat Film Report; Corsair (Fighter plane); World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; Air Bases; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army Air Forces; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American
Downloads: 57
[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 196: Airfield Construction And Repair In The CBI - United States. War Department
National Archives description: "Men inspect and land on an airfield site. Coolies using primitive equipment and engineers using power equipment construct airfields in China. Equipment and supplies are unloaded from C-47s. B-29s park on the field and one takes off.  Engineers assemble heavy road construction machinery."National Archives Identifier: 24571As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please conside...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; B-29 bomber; World War, 1939-1945; Douglas DC-3 (Transport Plane); World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; CBI; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- China; WWII
Downloads: 9
[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 156: The Engineer Armored Vehicle, 1944 - United States. War Department
Not the greatest film quality. National Archives description: "Shows the vehicle in operation and describes its value. Shows detailed procedures for converting a medium tank into an armored vehicle. Shows how extra personnel may be carried by adding steps. Also demonstrates how to add a dozer blade."National Archives Identifier: 24547As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation ...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Tank Warfare; Tanks (Military Science) -- United States -- Maintenance And Repair -- Handbooks, Manuals, etc; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction
Downloads: 9
[movies]Unloading Operations On Pontoon Causeway, Guam - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #5203 National Archives description: "1) HS Long line of troops wade thru surf.2) HS Troops get off pontoon dock into surf-SV.3) HS Trucks & "cats" go down pontoon dock.4) MS LST ties up at end of pontoon dock.5) GV LSTs & pontoon causeway-SV.6) GV-Pan Shore line of Island.7) MS Pontoon causeway released from side of ship, falls in water.8) GV-Pan Scenes of wreckage.9) MS Japanese AA gun.10) MS Native water buffaloes-SV.11) MS-CU Scenes of natives in Native settlem...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Guam; United States. Navy
Downloads: 9
[movies]872 Airborne Eng., Atsugi Air Strip, Japan, August 23, 1845 - United States. Army Air Forces
U.S. Army Air Forces Combat Subjects Film #4556. Slate: Combat Camera Unit, "Lt. Berman, Roll 5 23 Aug, 872 Airborne Eng." Footage from in air of C-54 in flight. Footage on ground of a sign: "872 Airborne Engineer Aviation Battalion" Shots of heavy machinery being unloaded from aircraft. Illegible slate. Ramp pushed to door of aircraft. Machinery unloaded. Illegible slate. Roll 4. Machinery unloaded from plane...
Keywords: United States. Army Air Forces; World War, 1939-1945; United States. -- Army -- Engineer Aviation Battalion, 873rd; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; Army Air Forces -- Combat Subjects; World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan; World War II; WWII
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[movies]Saipan, Tinian, And Guam Airstrips, Marianas Islands - United States. Army Air Forces
U.S. Army Air Forces silent Combat Subjects film #2432. Clapperboard: 7th AAF Combat Camera UnitCameraman Sgt. Geo. W. HolmesRoll No. 12Date: 9/26/44Story: "We Pave The Way For Victory"Clapperboard: 7th AAF Combat Camera UnitCameraman PFC T.J. StantonRoll No. 1Date: 9/28Story: Saipan AirstripsAerial views of airfield.Clapperboard: 7th AAF Combat Camera UnitCameraman PFC T.J. StantonRoll No. 2Date: 9/28Story: Saipan AirstripsAerial views of airfield.Close-up of landing gear as aircraft touches do...
Keywords: WWII; Army Air Forces -- Combat Subjects; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; United States. Army Air Forces; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Northern Mariana Islands; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction
Downloads: 17
[movies]Aerial Views, Palau & Harbor Work, Saipan - United States. Army Air Forces
U.S. Army Air Forces silent Combat Subjects film #2508Clapperboard: "7th AAF COMBAT CAMERA UNIT, Cameraman WILL BOND, Roll No. 32 Date 10-11, Story RUNWAY" Piper J-3 Cub airplane taxis on coral runway and takes off.Footage from inside an aircraft as it takes off. Aerial shots of runway under construction.Clapperboard: "7th AAF COMBAT CAMERA UNIT, Cameraman WILL BOND, Roll No. 29 Date 10-11, Story HARBOR CONST."Footage of seabee activity - harbor construction, including closeups of harbor dredgin...
Keywords: Army Air Forces -- Combat Subjects; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; United States. Army Air Forces; WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Palau; Piper Airplanes; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction
Downloads: 6
[texts]CMH Pub 10-4 The Corps Of Engineers: Troops And Equipment - Coll, Blanche D.
CMH Pub 10-4 The Corps Of Engineers: Troops And Equipment by Blanche D. Coll, Jean E. Keith, Herbert H. Rosenthal. First published, 1958."An account of how the traditional tasks of American military engineers changed in response to wartime tactical and logistical demands, and how the corps organized, equipped, and trained its troops to carry out these tasks."Digitized by the U.S. Army Center of Military History: http://www.history.army.mil
Keywords: The U.S. Army in World War II: The Technical Services; Green Book; The U.S. Army in World War II; United States. -- Army -- Corps of Engineers; World War, 1939-1945 -- Equipment And Supplies; World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering and construction
Downloads: 88
[texts]CMH Pub 10-5 The Corps Of Engineers: Construction In The United States - Fine, Lenore
CMH Pub 10-5 The Corps Of Engineers: Construction In The United States by  Lenore Fine, Jesse A. Remington. First published, 1972."Military construction as performed first by the Quartermaster Corps and then, during the war, by the Corps of Engineers, including such varied projects as munitions factories, training camps, the Pentagon, and construction for the Manhattan Project."Digitized by the U.S...
Keywords: The U.S. Army in World War II: The Technical Services; World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States; Green Book; The U.S. Army In World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering and construction; United States. -- Army -- Corps of Engineers; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- United States; US Army; United States. Army
Downloads: 43
[movies]Activity On The Okinawa Beachhead, 04/02/1945 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film # 11329. National Archives description "This film shows scenes on the beach, such as the pontoon dock, construction, and beached landing craft." National Archives Identifier: 2517064 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; United States. Marine Corps; WWII In Color
Downloads: 12
[texts]CMH Pub 11-10 Manhattan: The Army And The Atomic Bomb - Jones, Vincent C., 1915-
CMH Pub 11-10 Manhattan: The Army And The Atomic Bomb by Vincent C. Jones. First published, 1985.GPO Number: 008-029-00132-2"The role of the War Department, Manhattan District, and other Army agencies and individuals from 1939 through World War II in developing and employing the atomic bomb."Digitized by the U.S. Army Center of Military History: http://www.history.army.mil
Keywords: The U.S. Army in World War II: Special Studies; Atomic Bomb; United States. -- Army -- Corps of Engineers -- Manhattan District -- History; Manhattan Project (U.S.); Nuclear Weapons; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering and construction; United States. -- Army -- Corps of Engineers; US Army; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; WWII
Downloads: 238
[movies]Combat Bulletin #35 - United States. Army
U.S. Army newsreel Combat Bulletin #35, which describes combat activities in late 1944. Listed in the National Archives as Japanese Raid Saipan B-29 Base, Etc: 1945.Title cards:Pacific: Japs Raid Saipan B-29 BaseE.T.O.: "Black Widow" and "JATO"India-Burma: Activities In BurmaE.T.O.: Activities In European Theatre of OperationsDescription from the National Archives: "Part 1: Shows fire and damage caused by Japanese bombings of Saipan (November 1944)...
Keywords: Combat Bulletin; World War, 1939-1945; US Army; United States. Army; CBI; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering and construction; B-29 Bomber; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Burma; American Red Cross; Bombing, Aerial; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; United States. -- Army -- Composite Unit (Provisional), 5307th; United States. -- Army -- Infantry Regiment, 475th; Black Widow (Night fighter plane); Jet Planes -- History
Downloads: 98
[movies]Snow Conditions, Airstrip A-94 [Conflans-Jarny, France] - United States. Army Air Forces
U.S. Army Air Forces silent Combat Subjects film # 3273 Snow Conditions, Airstrip A-94.R1.No clapperboard. Ground crew de-ices an aircraft with brooms, axes. Jeep travels on flightline - bomb is suspended from back of Jeep.Ground crew bulldozes snow.Personnel in snowball fight. P-38 aircraft lands and skids in snow. Crew runs to it. Closeup of damage. Bent prop in snow. Damaged P-38 lifted off runway...
Keywords: Army Air Forces -- Combat Subjects; WWII; United States. Army Air Forces; World War II; Lightning (Fighter Plane); World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France; World War II; WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; Snow; A-20 Bomber; War -- Relief Of Sick And Wounded; Snowball Fight; Conflans (France)
Downloads: 8
[movies]318th Fighter Group Moves - United States. Army Air Forces
U.S. Army Air Forces Combat Subjects film #CS-3966 "318th Fighter Group Moves." Listed at the National Archives as "Fighter Group Moves." Silent, unedited footage of the 318th Fighter Group moving to a new location. (Ie Shima Airfield, Okinawa I think - film clapperboards say April 2 through May 13 )National Archives identifier: 5238 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation ...
Keywords: Army Air Forces -- Combat Subjects; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Fighter Group, 318th; Airplanes, Military; United States. Army Air Forces; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; WWII; SS S. Hall Young; Thunderbolt (Fighter Plane); World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; Ie shima Air Field (Japan)
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[texts]CMH Pub 10-22 The Corps Of Engineers: The War Against Germany - Beck, Alfred M.
CMH Pub 10-22 The Corps Of Engineers: The War Against Germany by Alfred M. Beck, Abe Bortz, Charles W. Lynch, Lida Mayo, and Ralph F. Weld. First published, 1985.GPO Number: 008-029-00131-4"Engineer operations during the campaigns in North Africa, Sicily, Italy, and northwest Europe."Digitized by the U.S. Army Center of Military History: http://www.history.army.mil
Keywords: The U.S. Army in World War II: The Technical Services; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Europe; The U.S. Army In World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering and construction; United States. -- Army -- Corps of Engineers; Green Book; World War, 1939-1945; US Army; World War II; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States
Downloads: 124
[texts]CMH Pub 10-6 The Corps Of Engineers: The War Against Japan - Dod, Karl C.
CMH Pub 10-6 The Corps Of Engineers: The War Against Japan by Karl C. Dod. First published, 1966."Engineer activities in the Pacific war, with particular emphasis on those in General MacArthur's Southwest Pacific Area."Digitized by the U.S. Army Center of Military History: http://www.history.army.mil
Keywords: The U.S. Army in World War II: The Technical Services; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Area; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering and construction; Green Book; United States. Army; World War II; US Army; United States. -- Army -- Corps of Engineers; The U.S. Army In World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States
Downloads: 86
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